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Infrastructure Investment: An Engineering Perspective

Infrastructure Investment: An Engineering Perspective

David G. Carmichael

October 29, 2014

Established Deterministic Investment Appraisal versus Uncertainty in Investment When it comes to investing in an infrastructure project, the conventional approach is to evaluate risk through a deterministic approach. Infrastructure Investment: An Engineering Perspective, however, takes on...

Maritime-Port Technology and Development

Maritime-Port Technology and Development

Sören Ehlers, Bjorn Egil Asbjornslett, Ornulf Jan Rodseth, Tor Einar Berg

October 07, 2014

Maritime-Port Technology and Development contains the latest research results and innovations as presented at the 2014 International Maritime and Port Technology and Development Conference (Trondheim, Norway, 27- 29 October 2014). The volume is divided into a wide range of topics: • Efficient and...

Engineering Optimization 2014

Engineering Optimization 2014

Aurelio Araujo

September 26, 2014

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Earthen Architecture: Past, Present and Future

Earthen Architecture: Past, Present and Future

C. Mileto, F. Vegas, L. García Soriano, V. Cristini

September 01, 2014

Earthen architecture is widespread all over the world and demonstrates a significant richness of varieties both in application and in materials used. This book discusses and debates the lessons that can be learned from earthen architecture to create sustainable architecture today, both for the...

Vernacular Architecture: Towards a Sustainable Future

Vernacular Architecture: Towards a Sustainable Future

C. Mileto, F. Vegas, L. García Soriano, V. Cristini

August 28, 2014

Sustainability is a concept that has monopolised a large number of the scientific debates in a wide range of spheres connected not only with architecture, urban planning and construction, but also with the product market, tourism, culture, etc. However, sustainability is indissolubly linked to...

eWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction: ECPPM 2014

eWork and eBusiness in Architecture, Engineering and Construction: ECPPM 2014

Ardeshir Mahdavi, Bob Martens, Raimar Scherer

August 21, 2014

In the last two decades, the biannual ECPPM (European Conference on Product and Process Modelling) conference series has provided a unique platform for the presentation and discussion of the most recent advances with regard to the ICT (Information and Communication Technology) applications in the...

Engineering Technology and Applications

Engineering Technology and Applications

Fun Shao, Wise Shu, Tracy Tian

August 19, 2014

Engineering Technology and Applications contains the contributions presented at the 2014 International Conference on Engineering Technology and Applications (ICETA 2014, Tsingtao, China, 29-30 April 2014). The book is divided into three main topics:– Civil and environmental engineering– Electrical...

Concrete Solutions 2014

Concrete Solutions 2014

Michael Grantham, P A Muhammed Basheer, Bryan Magee, Marios Soutsos

August 18, 2014

The Concrete Solutions series of International Conferences on Concrete Repair began in 2003 with a conference held in St. Malo, France in association with INSA Rennes. Subsequent conferences have seen us partnering with the University of Padua in 2009 and with TU Dresden in 2011. This conference is...

Progressive Technologies of Coal, Coalbed Methane, and Ores Mining

Progressive Technologies of Coal, Coalbed Methane, and Ores Mining

Volodymyr Bondarenko, Iryna Kovalevs'ka, Kostiantyn Ganushevych

August 11, 2014

Presenting new technologies in underground coal extraction, with special attention to mine galleries support and maintenance, load mechanism of "massif-support system-safety system" systems, analysis of face equipment for thin coal seams mining and substantiation of rational stoping parameters....

Asphalt Pavements

Asphalt Pavements

Y. Richard Kim

August 06, 2014

Asphalt Pavements contains the proceedings of the International Conference on Asphalt Pavements (Raleigh, North Carolina, USA, 1-5 June 2014), and discusses recent advances in theory and practice in asphalt materials and pavements. The contributions cover a wide range of topics: - Environmental...

Centrifuge Modelling for Civil Engineers

Centrifuge Modelling for Civil Engineers

Gopal Madabhushi

July 30, 2014

Solve Complex Ground and Foundation Problems Presenting more than 25 years of teaching and working experience in a wide variety of centrifuge testing, the author of Centrifuge Modelling for Civil Engineers fills a need for information about this field. This text covers all aspects of centrifuge...

Design of Liquid Retaining Concrete Structures, Third Edition

Design of Liquid Retaining Concrete Structures, Third Edition

John P. Forth, Andrew J. Martin

July 24, 2014

The third edition of a successful engineering text, Design of Liquid Retaining Concrete Structures clarifies the theoretical guidance given in the new suite of Eurocodes for the subject of retaining structures. The book qualifies the extensive set of guides in terms of the design of these...